Wing Haven

Located in the heart of Charlotte, North Carolina, Wing Haven provides a natural oasis for reflection and study in its three public gardens. Wing Haven Garden & Bird Sanctuary is rich in Southern horticulture and a habitat for birds and wildlife. The Elizabeth Lawrence House & Garden is the site of a world-renowned garden writer’s living laboratory. The new SEED Wildlife & Children’s Gardens provide hands-on exploratory learning and a natural habitat for local wildlife. Together, these gardens welcome visitors of all ages to discover and learn. Wing Haven also offers more than 40 programs and special events each year.

Mission Statement: Cultivating sanctuary in nature, environmental stewardship and the legacy of Southern horticulture.



BOGO Buy one (1) garden admission, get one (1) garden admission free with current Connect with Culture card. Good on regular garden open days.

Hours & Admission
Current Garden Hours: Wednesday-Saturday 10 AM - 12 PM & 1 - 3 PM so we can sanitize throughout the day Venue and garden space rental or guided tours during these or other times may be scheduled through the office 704.331.0664. Check for additional information and for any seasonal changes to garden open hours before your visit.

Story Time & More

October 4 - June 6, 2022

Digging Deeper with Art-Kiddo (Oct)

October 5 - October 26

Homeschool Explorer Program

October 6 - June 1, 2022

Budding Naturalists - Sprouts (Oct)

October 11 - October 25

Fall Plant Sale

October 13 - October 16

Digging Deeper with Art-Kiddo (Nov)

November 2 - November 30

Budding Naturalists - Sprouts (Nov)

November 8 - November 22

Budding Naturalists - Discoverers (Nov)

November 10 - November 24

Budding Naturalists - Explorers (Nov)

November 10 - November 24

Great Backyard Bird Count

February 18 - February 21, 2022

Cub Scout Day (Spring)

March 20, 2022

Spring Plant Sale

April 13 - April 16, 2022

Gardeners' Garden Tour

April 30 - May 1, 2022

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Wing Haven

260 Ridgewood Avenue
Charlotte, NC 28209
704-331-0664 phone

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